A weekly newsletter and podcast diving into Clojure programs and libraries by Daniel Compton.

43: Putting the Jigsaw back together

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People are worried about module systems. ?

The Component v Mount debates have nothing on the current controversy over Java 9’s inclusion of a module system (Jigsaw). If you’re unfamiliar with Jigsaw, Toby Crawley has a good overview of it in his talk on Clojure, Java 9, and You.

It’s not clear yet what is going to happen to the release date of Java 9 now that Jigsaw has been rejected, but it seems likely that it will be delayed further.

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